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Philip E. Batt

Philip E. Batt, American former governor. First president Idaho Food Producers; co-chairman Wilder United Charity Auction; member Idaho Potato Growers Commission; member board directors Wilder Farm Labor Committee; member board trustees College Idaho; past president Idaho Hop Growers Association, Hop Growers of America, Homedale Parent-Teachers Association.

Background

  • Batt, Philip E. was born on March 4, 1927 in Wilder, Idaho, United States.

  • Education

    • Attended, University Idaho, 1948.

    Career

    • Member Idaho House Representatives, 1965—1967, Idaho State Senate, 1967—1978. Lieutenant governor State of Idaho, 1978-1982, governor, 1995-1999. Chairman Idaho State Republican Party, 1992.

      Served in United States Air Force, 1948-1950.

    Works

    • Life as a Geezer
    • Phil Batt's Idaho Governor 1995-1999, a compilation of humorous stories.
    • Author: The Compleat Phil Batt: A Kaleidoscope, 1999, Life as a Geezer, 2002.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    First president Idaho Food Producers. Co-chairman Wilder United Charity Auction. Member Idaho Potato Growers Commission.

    Member board directors Wilder Farm Labor Committee. Member board trustees College Idaho. Past president Idaho Hop Growers Association, Hop Growers of America, Homedale Parent-Teachers Association.

    Connections

    • Married Jacque Fallis, 1948. Children: Bill, Rebecca, Leslie.
    • spouse: Jacque Fallis
    • children: Bill Batt
    • Rebecca Batt
    • Leslie Batt
    Philip E. Batt
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    Born March 4, 1927
    Nationality
    • 1948
      University Idaho
    • 1965 - 1967
      Member, Idaho House Representatives
    • 1967 - 1978
      Member, Idaho House Representatives
    • 1978 - 1982
      lieutenant governor State of Idaho
    • 1995 - 1999
      lieutenant governor State of Idaho